Category: Sport

Svensson stars for EU but USA take the advantage

At the Barnsley Metrodome , Team USA showed off their massively changed line-up, which included current Bowler of the Year EJ Tickets and the 2011-12 PBA Player of the Year, Sean Rash. The captain suggested a new curfew for the...

/ 9th September 2017

Japanese Sports – What’s the difference?

I’ve been in Japan since mid June due to DMUGlobal and Meisei University in Tokyo and the first thing you realise is that sports is a fundamental part of society here. On the monorail, there are adverts for Baseball games...

/ 5th September 2017

Has Football gone too far? In the modern day, is the fee as ridiculous as it seems?

The transfer window is one of the most exciting times in the year for any football fan. Clubs across the globe look to improve their squads to hopefully make challenging for the title, Europe or even to avoid relegation. In...

/ 22nd August 2017

Sakamoto secures a Yomiuri Giants win

Hayato Sakamoto, the home-grown shortstop who has played for the Giants since his Nippon Professional Baseball league debut in 2007, secured a victory against the Yakult Swallows with a home run in the 6th innings. Having never been to a...

/ 17th July 2017

Varsity – De Montfort football 4th’s battle to no avail

De Montfort FC’s 4th team battled hard but concluded their campaign with a loss at Stoughton Road on Wednesday afternoon as their UoL counterparts ran out 4-1 victors. On a bitterly cold and wet day, the first 20 minutes were...

/ 23rd March 2017

Varsity: Griffins 2nd team unable to continue basketball winning streak

A full house was packed into a court inside the Queen Elizabeth Leisure centre to watch the DMU 2nds team against UoL 2nds on Winning Wednesday. In the first quarter, an early basket by UoL was booed by the home...

/ 23rd March 2017

Varsity – Ultimate Frisbee lose out to UoL in varsity defeat

On Wednesday, the varsity for Ultimate took place. This is a sport which is commonly referred to as Ultimate Frisbee. It is a non-contact sport and a point is scored when the disc is passed to a teammate in the...

/ 22nd March 2017

Varsity – DMU sides dominate in cricket

Both DMU Cricket sides claimed nail biting victories at the City Cricket Academy to give DMU two vital Varsity points thanks to the 21 runs of Inamullah Munir and the ball of George O’Neill. Fielding first in the seconds’ match,...

/ 22nd March 2017

DMU Football 1sts Battle to No Avail

DMU’s football firsts were unable to replicate last year’s heroics on a bitterly cold and wet night at Beaumont Park last night. Early UoL pressure set the tone of the game, which soon became a battle for control of the...

/ 21st March 2017

American Football: One Decisive Touchdown

It was a calm Sunday morning as the spectators strolled onto the field with only the howls of wind greeting them. This would soon change as two groups of gladiators roared taking even the breeze by surprise as it suddenly...

/ 21st March 2017